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The Purpose of This Book
Stressing and unstressing
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acoustic affricate allophones alveolar ridge American English American Speech Analog aperture appears aspiration assimilation Atlas back vowels Bernard Bloch Brazilian Portuguese breath stream called cardinal vowel cavity characteristic contrast definition dialects dictionaries diphthong discussion Dissimilation Eastern speech England example Figure final foreign French fricative front vowels German glide glottal stop glottis hard palate homorganic initial Kenyon and Knott larynx letter Linguistic lips medial monosyllables and stressed mouth nasal Note occurs orthographic pairs pharynx phonetic alphabet phonetic symbols pitch plosion plosive position preceding produce pronunciation represent resonance restressing secondary stress sound change Sounds of English South southern British Southern speech speakers speech sounds stressed syllables substandard Substitution syllables tense term tone Trager Transcribe and pronounce transcription typical unround unstressed upper teeth utterance velar velum velum is closed vibration vocal bands voiced consonants voiceless vowel sounds whispered words spelled York